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A silver cigarette box presented by the patrons of Harry Thomson Jones' Woodland Stables (including Lord Lucan) in Newmarket to Stan Mellor on the occasion of becoming the first National Hunt jockey to ride 1,000 winners achieved on Ouzo at Nottingham 18th December 1971,silver rectangular hinged box, the lid mounted with a silvered racing plate worn by Ouzo and inscribed TO STAN MELLOR FROM THE PATRONS OF WOODLANDS ON THE OCCASION OF IS 1000TH NATIONAL HUNT WINNER IN ENGLAND OUZO NOTTINGHAM DECEMBER 18TH 1971 with engraved facsimile signatures of the Woodland Stables patrons including Ouzo's owner Abram Smith Bowman and trainer Tom Jones, Newmarket, Lord Lucan, Dana Brudewell-Bruce, Bill Pilkington, Ann Pilkington, J. Reginald Hindley, John Jones, Stanhope Joel, J. Joel, Bunty Mitchell, Ida Steward, Mrs Miles Valentine, A.M. Gibson, Donald Steward, John Rogerson, Eileen Rogerson, James Chrichton-Stuart, Hugh McCalmont, Milton Ritzenberg and others, hallmarked London 1971 by Asprey & Co Ltd, 4.5 by 25 by 18cm., sold with a b & w press photograph of Stan Mellor and Ouzo going past the finishing post at Nottingham, glazed and framed, overall 39 by 31cm., the Nottingham race card for 18th December 1971 in which Stan Mellor won his 1000th on Ouzo in the 12:45 race, bearing handwritten annotation on the front STAN'S 1000TH, a colour press photograph of Stan Mellor up on Ouzo, mounted on card and titled OUZO STAN MELLOR'S THOUSANDTH WINNER, by WW Rough & Co London, overall 12 by 15in., colour photograph of Stan Mellor with his wife Elain celebrating the achievement, mounted on card and titled STAN MELLOR CELEBRATES HIS 1000TH, NOTTINGHAM DECEMBER 18TH 1971, overall 7 by 9in., b & w press photograph of Stan Mellor on board Lord Lucan's winner Le Merveilleux in the Elvaston Novices Steeple Chase at Nottingham on 2nd February 1971,bears handwritten annotation on reverse with typed legend, 10 by 8in., each bearing minor wear, (6)Provenance:The Stan Mellor Collection
Sporting Memorabilia
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Sporting Memorabilia

Cricket, Rugby, Greyhound & Horse Racing, Motor Sport, Boxing, Tennis, Golf, Olympic Games, Football and other popular sports.

Auction dates
Mar 08, 2022 10:00 AM GMT
Lots: 1 to 582
Mar 09, 2022 10:00 AM GMT
Lots: 583 to 1133
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All glass will be removed from framed and glazed items prior to posting and may result in delays to shipping your items. (This service is included in the cost of postage and packing). We can also totally remove all framing and mounts upon request to reduce shipping costs. Alternatively, lots can be collected in person by prior appointment from NN8 1RT.    

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TOTAL INVOICE: £124.00

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TOTAL INVOICE: £128.95

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DAY ONE 

Tuesday 8th March at 10am

SESSION ONE Lots 1 to 294

Lots 1-70             Cricket

Lots 71 to 120     Rugby

Lots 121 to 125   Greyhound Racing

Lots 126 to 217   Horse Racing

Lots 218 to 219   Hunting

Lot 220 to 294     Motor Sport 

Tuesday 8th March at 2pm

SESSION TWO Lots 295 to 582

Lots 295 to 299   Mixed Sporting Content

Lot 300                American Football

Lot 301                Billiards

Lot 302                Bowls

Lots 303 to 317   Boxing

Lot 318                Darts

Lot 319                Croquet

Lots 320 to 365   Tennis & Racquet Sports

Lots 366 to 410    Golf

Lots 411 to 485    Olympic Games & Athletics

Lots 486 to 582    Football (Part 1

DAY TWO

Wednesday 9th March at 10am

SESSION THREE Lots 583 to 857

Football (Part 2

Wednesday 9th March at 2pm

SESSION FOUR Lots 858 to 1133

Football (Part 3

Pre-Sale Viewing:

We are offering pre-sale viewing of lots at our Wellingborough premises. This is strictly by a pre-arranged timed appointment to be requested by email. Staff and visitors are required to wear masks. The last opportunity to view lots at our premises is Monday 7th March.

Condition Reports

Any requests for condition reports or additional photographs must be received by email by Friday 4th March.